# How do you find the x and y intercepts for #2x+6y=12#?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 19, 2018

**For x-intercept** ,

plug in

Therefore the x-intercept is 6.

**For y-intercept** ,

plug in

Therefore the y-intercept is 2.

Alternatively, intercepts an also be found from the graph.

the points of intersection of the line representing

graph{x+3y=6 [-10, 10, -5, 5]}